Sam Wallace

Sam Wallace is Football Correspondent for The Independent.

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Harry Kane is set to be named in his first England squad on Thursday after being the Premier League’s player of the month twice in a row

England squad announcement: Harry Kane set to head list of England's new call-ups

The squad will play Lithuania and Italy

Arsenal's Santi Cazorla is downcast at the final whistle as Monaco players celebrate

Arsene Wenger must learn from boys of 2006 as Arsenal fall short in Champions League again

COMMENT: Side which got to Paris final had mental strength and organisation

Leonardo Jardim reacts on the touchline

Monaco 0 Arsenal 2: Leonardo Jardim criticises Arsene Wenger for lack of respect to his former club

Monaco prevail on away goals after Arsenal score twice but miss out on crucial third

Laurent Koscielny (centre) celebrates Aaron Ramsey's (right) second for Arsenal - it wasn't enough to progress
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet at Bradford City’s Valley Parade ground for their FA Cup fifth-round tie last month. His team were beaten 2-0 by the League One club

Sunderland should look in mirror if playing blame game

There were aspects of the decision to sack Poyet that made sense, although few things tell you more about a club than the way they get rid of managers

Against the best defence in France’s Ligue 1 Arsenal will have to score goals, and it will be a question of how many attack-minded players Arsene Wenger dares to squeeze into the team

Monaco vs Arsenal preview: Arsene Wenger gambles to beat the odds – and history

Arsenal must go on the attack to achieve Champions League first by overturning a two-goal home defeat from the first leg

Per Mertesacker claims Arsenal have shown such progress since the first leg they feel they ‘can beat any team in the world’

Monaco vs Arsenal preview: Gunners could not cope in 3-1 defeat, admits Per Mertesacker

Arsenal face the weight of history in trying to overturn a home deficit from the round of 16 first leg

Jose Mourinho looks on from the touchline

Jose Mourinho: Arsenal are still in the Premier League title race

The Gunners are seven points behind the Blues

Dusan Tadic scores form the penalty spot
Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho: Combative Chelsea manager hits back at 'frustrated' Sky Sports pundits Graeme Souness and Jamie Carragher

Carragher has 'forgotten everything he did on the pitch,' says Chelsea boss

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But what went wrong with the SuperJumbo?
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It's what you're reclining on that matters
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How to survive a Twitter mauling

Mary Beard, Caroline Criado-Perez, Louise Mensch, Bunny La Roche and Courtney Barrasford reveal how to trounce the trolls
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At dawn, the young remember the young

A century ago, soldiers of the Empire – many no more than boys – spilt on to Gallipoli’s beaches. On this 100th Anzac Day, there are personal, poetic tributes to their sacrifice
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Follow the money as never before

Dissent is slowly building against the billions spent on presidential campaigns – even among politicians themselves, reports Rupert Cornwell
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